Police on the lookout for Pratt County cattle rustlers

Hutch Post

The Pratt County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of 12 head of black and black/white faced cows. The cows weigh between 1,300 and 1,500 pounds. They are bred and could calve any day.

They have a “WF” brand on the right hip, with a red ear tag in the right ear with the initials “DW” on the front of the tag and a phone number on the back. The theft occurred sometime during the night of Feb. 11 from a pasture in the northwest part of Pratt County.

Anyone with information on this theft is asked to call the Pratt County Sheriff’s Office at (620) 672-4133. Tips also can be made to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at (785) 296-8200 or by going to the KBI website.